Gujarat: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

Gujarat Launches Trading System with incentive for Low Polluting Industries

The government of Gujarat has launched a market-based trading system to reduce air pollution. Under the programme, the government sets a cap on emissions and allows industries to buy and sell permits to stay below the cap. About the Project Gujarat s initiative is the world s first emissions trading system for particulate pollution. The ..

ISRO, IAF Ink Agreement for Astronaut Training

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Indian Air Force (IAF) signed an MoU for getting Indian astronauts trained for Gaganyaan project. About the MoU IAF s Institute of Aerospace Medicine in Bengaluru would serve as the nodal centre to train the first set of Indian astronauts. Around 15 candidates would be trained and kept ..

Tadvi Bhil Muslims

Tadvi Bhil is a tribal community listed under Scheduled Tribes. The community members are found in small pockets of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. Tadvi Bhil is a sub-caste of those who have adapted to Islam under the larger Bhil community. These Tadvi Bhil Muslims are syncretic and unrigid in their practice of Islam ..

Real-time Technology Enabled Monitoring of Teachers in Gujarat

The government of Gujarat has initiated a new real-time technology-enabled surveillance plan to keep an eye on over 1.95 lakh school teachers from the new academic session starting from June 10. Real-time Technology Enabled Monitoring The aim of Real-time Technology Enabled Monitoring is to improve the quality of education by ensuring that teachers stick to ..

Gujarat will Supply Treated Waste Water for Industrial Use

In order to address the acute shortage of water the state of Gujarat is facing, the State government has come up with a detailed plan to limit the supply of fresh water only for drinking and irrigation purposes, while the growing demand of industries will be met through treated wastewater to be supplied by the ..